Kiran Dyamenahalli, BIOE, receives travel award from Graduate School

Kiran Dyamenahalli, an MSTP-PhD candidate in BIOE, received a $500 travel award from the Graduate School to support his travel to the BioInterface 2013 conference in Bloomington, MN on Oct. 7-9, 2013. The conference is sponsored by the Surfaces in Biomaterials Foundation. Kiran will give a talk entitled “Shape Memory Polymer Nanocomposite Materials for Transcatheter Cardiovascular Devices.”

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Amin Famili, PhD Candidate in BIOE, receives 2nd place honor from American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists

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Amin Famili, a PhD candidate in Bioengineering, will be honored at the upcoming Ocular Drug Delivery and Disposition Focus Group (ODDDFG) Meeting on November 11, 2013 for his poster “A combined reverse thermal gel/polymeric mycelle system for sustained ocular delivery of triamcinolone acetonide.” Amin was selected as the 2nd place recipient of the 2013 AAPS ODDDFG Graduate Student Poster Award sponsored by Bausch & Lomb. Amin also received a $500 travel award from the CU Denver Graduate School to support his travel. Congratulations, Amin!